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Healthy Relationships and Boundaries Part Two

January 27 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

In this webinar, Terri Couwenhoven will be speaking as part of Special Olympics Colorado’s Family Health Forum. Part Two’s programming is catered towards our athletes only. This is for athletes that are ages 15 and up.

4:00-5:00 PM
Don’t Cross The Line!  Boundary Basics for Staying Safe and Appropriate

In this session you will learn what a boundary is, why boundaries are important, and how to make decisions about personal space. Using fun activities, you will learn how boundaries can change based on who you are with and where you are. Boundary rules for our bodies will also be shared.

5:00-6:00 PM
Do You Feel Respected? Learning About Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships
Relationships are an important part of life! But not all relationships work out. In this session, you will learn ways to decide if a relationship you are in is healthy or unhealthy. Using checklists and real life examples of relationships, we will discuss when to continue or stop relationships.

6:00-6:30 PM
Optional Q&A

Click here to learn more about Terri Couwenhoven

Terri Couwenhoven, M.S. is an AASECT certified sexuality educator who specializes in developing programs and resources for people who have intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families and the professionals who support them.  She is the author of Teaching Children with Down syndrome about their Bodies, Boundaries and Sexuality: A Guide for Parents and Professionals, The Girls’ Guide to Growing Up: Choices and Changes in the Tween Years, A Boy’s Guide to Growing Up: Choices & Changes During Puberty and for teens and young adults, Boyfriends & Girlfriends: A Guide to Dating for People with Disabilities.

When she is not teaching or writing, she is Clinic Coordinator for the Down Syndrome Clinic at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. She is the mother of two girls. Her oldest daughter has Down syndrome.

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Date:
January 27
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Organizer

Special Olympics Colorado
Phone:
(720) 359-3100
Email:
Info@SpecialOlympicsCO.org
Website:
https://specialolympicsco.org/

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Type of Event
Virtual Event